What You Really Need To Know About Plumbers

Plumbers are quite a misunderstood bunch, most people never even think about what exactly a plumber does except that it is vaguely or abstractly unpleasant work. In fact most of us only ever think of plumbers when we actually need one, either our garbage disposal is no longer disposing of garbage or our toilet is no longer flushing or something somewhere is leaking or worse, overflowing uncontrollably.

Plumbers are one of those professions that are infinitely more important to our functioning civilization than most professions, in fact they are right up there with doctors, dentists and electricians. Even though they are largely misunderstood and somewhat maligned, the world of a plumber is far more complex and intricate than most of us would have guessed or even believed. All we really know is that they are expensive but ultimately save us from what ever situation we have managed to get our selves in.

General Plumbing Cape Town

General Plumber

We offer professional, high-quality plumbing services for homes in Cape Town and the surrounding areas.

General Plumber Services

Hot Water Problems Cape Town

Hot Water Problems

AD Plumber is proud to offer services, installations, and repairs for hot water, as well as repairs and services for geysersΒ all over Cape Town.

Hot Water Issues

Water Pressure Problems Cape Town

Low Water Pressure Issues

AD Plumbers can help you increase water pressure in your home if you have problems with low water pressure.

Low Water Pressure

Pipe Blockages in Cape Town

Blocked Pipes

Blocked drains can create massive plumbing problems and often lead to leaks that cost a lot of money to fix. Our team can find your blockage and clear it.

Blocked Drains & Pipes

Water Leaks

Water Leaks

Our skilled plumbers can find all kinds of water leaks using the most up-to-date water leak detection tools.

Water Leaks


Renovation Plumbing

Andrew Duncan is proud to offer kitchen and bathroom plumbing renovation services to clients all over Cape Town.

Kitchen / Batroom Renovations

How Do You Know When It Is Time To Call The Plumber In

How do you know when it is time to call the plumber in? Simple, when you are no longer able to deal with the situation or you are about to be flooded right out of your home! That is probably the best time to call in the plumbers, kind of like calling in the cavalry.

Plumbers generally deal with all sorts of unpleasant situations, mostly involving the unblocking of something or other.In these instances it is usually a problem at the source, meaning your toilet, or somewhere along the rather complex and often inaccessible plumbing or sewerage lines that run from your house and join with the main municipal system.

On a brighter note for most plumbers and part of their field of expertise that does not directly involve the adequate and efficient movement of your sewage away from your house is installation work. Plumbers also do an incredible amount of installing. The installation of bathroom fittings and fixtures including copper pipes connecting to bigger pipe networks of a municipal nature are all within the province of plumbing. Kitchen taps, sinks, bathroom showers, basins and baths are all thanks to your friendly local plumbers.

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